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Fully charged: electric cars in Australia - Overnights - ABC Radio - ABC Local

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Fully charged: electric cars in Australia - Overnights - ABC Radio
ABC Local
It was once asked 'who killed the electric car' - but, now, it's should be 'who can stop them?'

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The iconic Schwalbe scooter has been reincarnated as an electric vehicle - Treehugger

11 hours 15 min ago

Treehugger

The iconic Schwalbe scooter has been reincarnated as an electric vehicle
Treehugger
This classic scooter from the former country of East Germany is now an e-scooter with a 62-mile range. Some 50 years after its introduction, the Schwalbe (Swallow) scooter has made a quantum leap from a noisy, polluting two-stroke vehicle into a clean ...

40% growth? The Latest Electric Vehicle Sales Numbers Look Good - Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

12 hours 29 min ago

Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

40% growth? The Latest Electric Vehicle Sales Numbers Look Good
Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)
For perspective on this target: according to UCS analysis, California's Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) program would result in about 8% of California's vehicles being zero-emissions (mostly electric) by 2025. California leads the nation in EV market ...
Home charging for electric vehicles (EVs)Business Car Manager
Give Your Portfolio a Charge With Electric MetalsInvestment U

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Pro-fossil Fuel Group's Video, 'The Dirty Secrets of Electric Cars,' Debunked Again and Again - DeSmog (blog)

14 hours 21 min ago

DeSmog (blog)

Pro-fossil Fuel Group's Video, 'The Dirty Secrets of Electric Cars,' Debunked Again and Again
DeSmog (blog)
Just last week, we fact-checked and debunked every line of “The Dirty Secrets of Electric Cars,” a video produced by Fueling U.S. Forward (FUSF), a Koch-funded campaign to push fossil fuels. That video represents the group's first public pivot from ...

Volvo hits the gas on electric cars with Geely tie-up - Telegraph.co.uk

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 11:37pm

Telegraph.co.uk

Volvo hits the gas on electric cars with Geely tie-up
Telegraph.co.uk
Volvo is linking up with other companies owned by its parent Zhejiang Geely as they look to share the burden of developing electric cars. The move came as Volvo - which a fortnight ago said all its new cars from 2019 would be available with an electric ...
Volvo electric vehicle push reflects China's leadership ambitionClimate Home
Volvo to deepen links with Geely to cut electric car costsFinancial Times
Volvo, Geely, and Lynk Sharing Technology Supporting Electric VehiclesHybrid Cars News

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Electric car startup Lucid Motors is short of cash and weighing its options - Recode

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 10:27pm

Recode

Electric car startup Lucid Motors is short of cash and weighing its options
Recode
Build or sell? That's the choice faced by electric vehicle startup Lucid Motors, which is considering several acquisition offers even as it raises money to build its own assembly plant for its Tesla Model S rival, the Lucid Air. Contrary to some ...

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LOTE Awarded 4th Electric Vehicle Installation at a Hotel Parking Facility - PR Newswire (press release)

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 10:16pm

LOTE Awarded 4th Electric Vehicle Installation at a Hotel Parking Facility
PR Newswire (press release)
TOLLAND, Conn., July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lot 78, Inc. (OTCPink: LOTE), announces that it has been awarded its 4th installation of its Juice Bar Electric Vehicle Charging Station (www.juicebarev.com) at the Hilton Market Square in San Francisco.

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Investors bet on copper as electric car race hots up - Financial Times

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 9:43pm

Financial Times

Investors bet on copper as electric car race hots up
Financial Times
If electric vehicles achieve widespread consumer adoption, experts say it will require a substantial increase in copper supply that cannot be met by simply expanding existing mines. The gap will have to be filled by new projects that will require ...

Fast-charging stations for electric vehicles coming to Trans-Canada highway - Financial Post

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 9:15pm

Financial Post

Fast-charging stations for electric vehicles coming to Trans-Canada highway
Financial Post
Three companies are teaming up with the Canadian government to install 34 electric vehicle fast-charging stations along the Trans-Canada highway in an attempt to encourage the adoption of zero-emission vehicles. The $17.3-million charging network, ...

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Volvo to deepen links with Geely to cut electric car costs - Financial Times

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 6:42pm

Telegraph.co.uk

Volvo to deepen links with Geely to cut electric car costs
Financial Times
Volvo will forge closer ties to other carmakers within the Geely family of businesses in order to cut costs of developing electric vehicles for the future. Under a deal announced on Thursday, the Swedish carmaker will deepen its links with Chinese ...
Volvo hits the gas on electric cars with Geely tie-upTelegraph.co.uk

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China Electric Vehicle Air-conditioner Industry Report, 2017-2021 - PR Newswire (press release)

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 9:16am

China Electric Vehicle Air-conditioner Industry Report, 2017-2021
PR Newswire (press release)
The market of air-conditioners for electric passenger cars is lowly concentrated with key market participants including Nanjing Aotecar New Energy Technology, Denso (Toyota Industries), Sanden Huayu Automotive Air-Conditioning, Xiezhong International, ...

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Parking at an electric vehicle charger could soon earn you a $100 fine in Reno - Reno Gazette-Journal

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 6:49am

Reno Gazette-Journal

Parking at an electric vehicle charger could soon earn you a $100 fine in Reno
Reno Gazette-Journal
Editor's note: This story has been updated with the council vote on the ordinance. That electric vehicle charging space is so enticing, isn't it? So close to the front door. It's hot out. You don't really want to walk far. And you don't see any ...

Bosch's electric drive turbo-boosts new EV startups - CNET

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 3:00am

CNET

Bosch's electric drive turbo-boosts new EV startups
CNET
"From rolling chassis to electric vehicle in 12 to 18 months." That was the statement made by Harald Kröger, president of Automotive Electronics at Bosch, during a transportation tech presentation. Kröger was referring to Bosch's new 48-volt electric ...

The electric vehicle revolution is on the way - and the North East is leading the way - ChronicleLive

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 2:57am

ChronicleLive

The electric vehicle revolution is on the way - and the North East is leading the way
ChronicleLive
The impending purchase of North East low-carbon vehicle company Sevcon by a $9bn US automotive giant testifies to the growing global momentum behind electric vehicles, as Peter McCusker reports. Earlier this month carmaker Volvo said all new models ...

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Fisker unveils a few more details about its new electric car: batteries ... - Electrek

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 1:48am

Electrek

Fisker unveils a few more details about its new electric car: batteries ...
Electrek
We now learn that they are using li-ion battery cells from LG Chem, dual cameras in the mirrors, and more. We had our doubts about Fisker's new venture since ...

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Elon Musk Is Wrong About the Future of Self-Driving Electric Cars in America - The Drive

Thu, 20/07/2017 - 12:46am

The Drive

Elon Musk Is Wrong About the Future of Self-Driving Electric Cars in America
The Drive
But he also dropped a bold prediction about the future of electric cars in the U.S.A.. "Probably, in 10 years, more than half of new vehicle production is electric in the United States," Musk said. "In 10 years, yeah, half of all cars will be EV. I ...
9 key features in Tesla's Model 3, an electric car that could change the worldThe Australian Financial Review
Elon Musk: China is Way Head of the US in Renewable Energy Because They're “Super-pro EV”Futurism
6 things Elon Musk must do now to keep Tesla on trackCNBC
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Automakers Will Get a Jolt From Electric Car Sales - Investopedia

Wed, 19/07/2017 - 8:20pm

Investopedia

Automakers Will Get a Jolt From Electric Car Sales
Investopedia
As countries around the world adopt policies to promote greener technology, electric vehicle sales will climb, helping not just the environment, but the bottom line of electric automakers as well. Investment management firm, Janus Henderson, estimates ...

Electric cars may stall without a battery revolution - The Guardian

Wed, 19/07/2017 - 4:02pm

The Guardian

Electric cars may stall without a battery revolution
The Guardian
All around the world, countries are sounding the death knell for the internal combustion engine. Earlier this month, France announced that it wanted to end the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040, joining India (2030) and Norway (2025) in ...
Is there life in those old hybrid vehicles yet?Stuff.co.nz

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